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Cigar City / AleSmith Dubbel Dare | Cigar City Brewing

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Cigar City Brewing
Florida, United States
cigarcitybrewing.com

Style: Dubbel

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.50%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by dwagner003 on 10-17-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Reviews:
13
Ratings:
124
Avg:
3.55
pDev:
12.11%
 
 
Wants:
4
Gots:
19
For Trade:
5
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750 mL bottle poured into a snifter.

Appearance - Clear amber body. Small off-white head. Medium collar and some surface wisps.

Smell - Fruity but kinda chemically. Belgiany sweetness. Some nutty malts.

Taste - More caramel malt dominant, but it's got an intense chemical fruitiness. Bitter caramel malt. A little nutty. Belgian sugars.

Mouthfeel - Bitter. Medium body. Seems boozy.

Overall - Not a pleasant beer. The fruit flavors are not working.

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I feel like this was simply not suited to my own taste and may be a very good example of the style, unfortunately I can't attest to it.

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Cigar City / AleSmith Dubbel Dare from Cigar City Brewing
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